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Sewing needles

Description

Packet of four sewing needles - three sharps and one sewing machine needle. Packet is made of black paper, with green printed label and twin insert. The needles do not match the label description, and are probably replacements.

Details

Maker
William Crowley & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 20th century
Inscriptions
"Wm CROWLEY & SONS / EXTRA FINE / POLISHED CAST STEEL / COTTON DARNERS / MADE IN ENGLAND / PATENT / TRADEMARK / 3 / 9." (printed)
"CROWLEYS / Easy Threaded / Unbreakable / NEEDLES" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
steel (alloy)
twill
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
United Kingdom
Descriptive terms
Needle, Sewing
paper (fiber product)
sewing tools and equipment
steel (alloy)
twill
Dimensions
1 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.17.1.14
GUSN
244646

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